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Report: Bank of America, JP Morgan Ban Credit Crypto Purchases – CoinDesk

Bank of America and JPMorgan Chase will reportedly no longer enable customers to purchase bitcoin with credit cards starting in February, reports say. Revealed today in a Bloomberg report, JPMorgan is expected to start its ban on Feb. 3 due to concerns about the credit risk of those...

Two ex-Google engineers built an entirely different kind of self-driving car

A new startup that proposes a different spin on autonomous transportation came out of stealth today. The company, called Nuro, was founded by two former lead Google engineers who worked on the famed self-driving car project. Unlike the plethora of self-driving startups out there, Nuro isn’t focused...

What are you afraid of?

WHAT ARE YOU AFRAID OF? HOW OUR BRAINS CREATE FEAR – AND WHY YOUNG PEOPLE PUSH PAST What makes us afraid? Snakes, the dark, rejection, love, spiders, the unknown, public speaking, flying, storms, failure — though the reasons are varied, we are all hardwired to feel fear....

Working for a psycho boss is easy… if you’re one too

Working for a psycho boss is easy… if you’re one too If your boss is a psychopath, don’t worry. The good news is you can still flourish in the workplace — provided you are also a Machiavellian schemer who is wholly devoid of empathy. That is the...

The Importance of Social Media

What and Why Social Media?  Let’s go back to the drawing board. What is marketing? Marketing is the activity and process for creating; communicating and delivering offerings that have value to customers. Now, look at social media marketing. Social Media Today argue that the purpose of social...

Sandals That’ll Grow 5 Sizes In 5 Years

Shoes That Grow: Guy Invents Sandals That’ll Grow 5 Sizes In 5 Years To Help Millions Of Poor Children Sometimes, the simplest invention can change millions of lives. That’s the goal of The Shoe That Grows, a sandal invented by inventor Kenton Lee that can adjust its...

Hong Kong architects design housing made from water tubes

Hong Kong is so expensive that architects are building 100-square-foot ‘tube homes’ made from concrete water pipes For the past seven years, Hong Kong has held the title of the world’s priciest city of home-buyers, according to the 2017 Demographia International Housing Affordability Survey. James Law, a Hong Kong-based architect,...

Cycle on water with the pedal-electric manta5 hydrofoil bike

Cycle on water with the pedal-electric manta5 hydrofoil bike Replicating the cycling experience on the water, the manta5 hydrofoil bike creates a thrilling world’s first watersport.the vessel pairs hydrofoil – a lifting surface in water – and electric bicycle technology with a propeller to allow riders to glide across the surface....

Will we ever be able to trust driverless cars?

Will we ever be able to trust driverless cars? When you’re sitting in the driver’s seat at 60mph on a rain-lashed motorway, covering your eyes would normally be dangerous, if not downright suicidal move. Putting on a virtual reality headset, obscuring the view of the road altogether,...

The island of long life

The island of long life On the Greek island of Ikaria, life is sweet… and very, very long. So what is the locals’ secret?   Gregoris Tsahas has smoked a packet of cigarettes every day for 70 years. High up in the hills of Ikaria, in his favourite...